Repair of Sines West Breakwater

Repair of the final section of the western Breakwater of the Port of Sines, in order to activate berth No. 1 of the Oil Terminal to serve 400,000 DWT vessels. Repairs over a length of 800 m, 50m deep, using armour layers of 90T and 105T high density concrete blocks. Feasibility studies, preliminary design and detailed design were performed, including waves’ studies using mathematical modelling. The site supervision of the works was also undertaken by CONSULMAR.

Location: Sines, Portugal

Employer: Administration of the Port of Sines